An Amber Alert was issued today for a missing 7 year old Florida girl, Somer Thompson. (pictured below)
Second grader Somer Renee Thompson did not return from her Clay County school on Monday afternoon. She lives in the Grove Park neighborhood and was seen a few block from her home at about 2:45 p.m., according to the Clay County Sheriff’s Office.
In a news release issued about the girl’s disappearance, the sheriff’s office said Somer’s mother was walking through her neighborhood looking for Somer when she flagged down a passing deputy and reported the 7-year-old child was missing. Somer had reportedly been walking home with her sister and friends but ran ahead of them heading toward home.
The sheriff’s office issued this description of Somer:
* 7 years old
* White female
* 3 feet, 5 inches tall
* 65 pounds
* Brown hair in pony tail
* Last seen wearing a cranberry colored jumpsuit with pink striped sleeves
Anyone with information is asked to call the Clay County Sheriff’s Office as (904)264-6512. UPDATE: The phone number of Clay County Sheriff’s Office has been updated to 1-877-227-6911
To read the entire article, go here: http://www.gainesville.com/article/20091020/ARTICLES/910209951/1002?Title=Orange-Park-girl-missing